Waste Collection Services in Canada
The Waste Collection Services industry has experienced steady expansion over the five years to 2018. Demand for industry services is a function of domestic waste produced from both households and commercial clients, with waste levels varying depending on industrial production levels and per capita consumer waste generation. Over the past five years, the industry has experienced positive overall conditions. Residential markets have helped the industry, with rising consumer spending levels and consumption prompting increased residential waste output. Over the five years to 2023, continuing trends of public-private partnerships and continually rising demand from the industrial sector are forecast to increase demand.
This industry collects hazardous and nonhazardous waste and recyclable materials. Nonhazardous waste includes municipal solid waste (household waste) and industrial and commercial waste. The industry includes transfer stations, where waste is transferred from local vehicles to long-distance vehicles for transport to disposal facilities. This industry does not account for government-provided services of a similar nature.
This report covers the scope, size, disposition and growth of the industry including the key sensitivities and success factors. Also included are five year industry forecasts, growth rates and an analysis of the industry key players and their market shares.